The days are shorter, leaves are changing, the weather is getting cooler – it’s FIDO’s favorite time of year –not too hot and not cold means more trips to the doggy park and games of fetch! (And then well-earned naps on the hall steps in the sunshine too.)
We all want to keep our furry friends healthy and vibrant for as long as possible, and what we feed FIDO , especially if they need to shed a...
September 01, 2017 • Health & Wellness
St. Augustine Health Ministries, a nursing home in Cleveland, Ohio has got a new nurse. Oreo the cat has found a job looking after senior citizens at the residence. Oreo spends her days living at the home as a therapy animal, bringing comfort to all who interact with her.
In From the Streets
Oreo had previously been a stray living in the area around the nursing home. According to nursing home...
Summer may be winding down but with the sun still shining as the weather starts to cool, it’s time to get those last outdoor adventures in and a pet picnic is the perfect for FIDO and the family!
The 3 main”ingredients” for a perfect pet picnic? A comfy blanket for set up (and nap time), a ball or frisbee to get FIDO the exercise they need (and love) and a bowl full of fresh, nutritious dog...
August 28, 2017 • Health & Wellness
The Petco Foundation kicks off their annual All for Saving Lives campaign with a goal to raise $2.29 million to support lifesaving animal welfare organizations nationwide. The start of this campaign also marks a total of more than $200 million to date invested by the Petco Foundation in lifesaving animal welfare work all across the country.
The campaign, in partnership with the Human Animal Bond...
What will they think of next you may ask? Well I can say from experience that the automated self-cleaning indoor dog potty is something I never thought I would see.
After adopting Honey in Joplin, Missouri last year during our annual cross-country pet adoption event, Get Your Licks on Route 66®, I was faced with a potty training dilemma. Having never adopted a small dog before, I found out the...
A Dog’s Life in SoCal Just Got Even Better!
L’Auberge Del Mar, A Destination Hotel, introduces Baxter’s Bites, a menu for furry friends with discriminating taste buds. Now dog owners who want to spend quality time with their best friends can treat them to doggone good fare – any day from 6:30 a.m. to close at Coastline or at The Patio at Night Pop-up every Wednesday through Saturday from 5:30 to...